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On our blog we share news and talk about some of the projects that we are working on currently. We will also share things that we find interesting. If you’ve got anything you’d like to share with us – please get in touch.

Charity branding – a rebrand for Carers Trust CPN

Friday, June 14th, 2019

  In our latest charity branding project, we have worked with Helen Holden Design on the rebrand of Carers Trust Cambridgeshire, Peterborough and Norfolk. From Monday 15 July, Carers Trust CPN will become Caring Together. We chose ‘caring’ to bring both the support the charity offers to carers and the services they provide for people […]

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Using the non-profit portfolio sort

Thursday, January 3rd, 2019

Bumping this post – as I’ve had quite a lot of questions recently about how to prioritise services and products – and this is a good, simple tool to get the discussions started. It is flexible enough to be used across a whole organisation or within different teams. Get in touch if you have any […]

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Four questions to ask about rebranding

Tuesday, December 18th, 2018

“Successful brands grow. They don’t stand still… “They take account of the world around them and the changing expectations of their audiences. They evolve, without losing what is in the heart and soul of the organisation.”  (Grounds 2005) Charities are set up to bring about social change – and that takes time. It is therefore […]

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How to measure the things that matter

Saturday, October 20th, 2018

Evaluating communications Four years ago, at the first workshop I ran at the DSC charity writing and communications training days a participant called Rose asked me:  When evaluating communications, how do you know you are measuring the things that matter rather than just measuring the things you expect to see? It was a good question. […]

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